Campbellsville High School track star Austyn Thornton, who will be a senior in the fall, finished this year’s season as third and fourth place in the state.
Thornton competed at the Kentucky High School Athletic Association Class 1A state meet on Saturday, May 28, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington.
Thornton competed in the long jump and triple jump.
Two weeks before, he won both events at Class 1A region competition.
At state competition, Thornton finished the triple jump in third place and the long jump in fourth.
In the triple jump, he finished at 42 feet and 4.5 inches. And in the long jump, he had 20 feet and 3.75 inches.
At last year’s state track meet, Thornton finished in eighth place in the triple jump and ninth in the long jump.
Steve Doss and Katie Wilkerson are the CHS track coaches.